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KR The Kroger Co. monthly Stock Chart
The Kroger Co.
IndexS&P 500 P/E13.90 EPS (ttm)2.12 Insider Own0.60% Shs Outstand944.17M Perf Week-4.07%
Market Cap27.85B Forward P/E12.80 EPS next Y2.30 Insider Trans-1.19% Shs Float939.11M Perf Month-8.27%
Income2.06B PEG1.73 EPS next Q0.41 Inst Own82.30% Short Float2.91% Perf Quarter-19.52%
Sales112.41B P/S0.25 EPS this Y18.60% Inst Trans-0.19% Short Ratio2.80 Perf Half Y-22.50%
Book/sh6.97 P/B4.23 EPS next Y7.87% ROA6.10% Target Price36.36 Perf Year-17.20%
Cash/sh0.34 P/C87.31 EPS next 5Y8.04% ROE31.50% 52W Range29.49 - 42.34 Perf YTD-28.80%
Dividend0.48 P/FCF557.06 EPS past 5Y18.90% ROI13.40% 52W High-29.91% Beta0.70
Dividend %1.63% Quick Ratio0.20 Sales past 5Y6.00% Gross Margin22.60% 52W Low0.66% ATR0.56
Employees431000 Current Ratio0.70 Sales Q/Q4.00% Oper. Margin3.20% RSI (14)30.81 Volatility1.35% 1.83%
OptionableYes Debt/Eq1.89 EPS Q/Q-9.90% Profit Margin1.80% Rel Volume2.19 Prev Close29.50
ShortableYes LT Debt/Eq1.47 EarningsSep 09 BMO Payout20.20% Avg Volume9.77M Price29.68
Recom2.20 SMA20-4.16% SMA50-8.09% SMA200-17.81% Volume21,087,239 Change0.61%
Sep-23-16Initiated Barclays Equal Weight $33
Sep-12-16Reiterated Telsey Advisory Group Outperform $46 → $40
Sep-07-16Reiterated RBC Capital Mkts Sector Perform $39 → $37
Jul-26-16Upgrade Goldman Neutral → Buy
Jun-23-16Upgrade Hilliard Lyons Neutral → Buy
May-03-16Initiated Sun Trust Rbsn Humphrey Neutral $39
Mar-04-16Reiterated Pivotal Research Group Buy $46 → $44
Mar-04-16Downgrade Macquarie Neutral → Underperform
Feb-12-16Initiated Stifel Buy $45
Dec-18-15Initiated Wells Fargo Outperform
Dec-14-15Reiterated Argus Buy $43 → $45
Dec-07-15Upgrade Northcoast Neutral → Buy
Dec-04-15Reiterated Telsey Advisory Group Outperform $43 → $46
Dec-04-15Reiterated Deutsche Bank Buy $45 → $48
Oct-28-15Reiterated Telsey Advisory Group Outperform $41 → $43
Sep-14-15Reiterated Argus Buy $42 → $43
Sep-11-15Reiterated Pivotal Research Group Buy $43 → $46
Sep-03-15Reiterated Barclays Equal Weight $75 → $38
Jun-09-15Initiated Macquarie Neutral $65
Apr-28-15Initiated RBC Capital Mkts Sector Perform $77
Sep-29-16 04:22PM  Kroger's price environment is its toughest in a half-century, analyst says at
02:10PM  Kroger battling steeper food price deflation at
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11:51AM  52-Week Company Lows
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05:57AM  Kroger, Oil Tanker Firm Sail into Tuesdays 52-Week Low Club
Sep-27-16 05:41PM  Why Kroger Offers a Wide Margin of Safety for Investors
10:57AM  Kroger (KR) Hits 52-Week Low: What's Pulling it Down?
Sep-26-16 06:40PM  New Kroger to be considered by city commission at
04:04PM  Deutsche Bank, Kroger Slip into Mondays 52-Week Low Club at 24/7 Wall St.
02:03PM  Kroger Co. (The) -- Moody's rates Kroger's new notes Baa1 at Moody's
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Sep-23-16 04:04PM  Kroger, Houghton Mifflin Dip into Fridays 52-Week Low Club at 24/7 Wall St.
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01:31PM  Coverage initiated on Kroger by Barclays
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09:55AM  Kroger (KR) Stock Higher, Barclays Initiates Coverage
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12:10PM  52-Week Company Lows
09:06AM  The Kroger Co. :KR-US: Earnings Analysis: Q3, 2017 By the Numbers : September 22, 2016
Sep-21-16 04:17PM  The Right Time to Pick Up Some Kroger Stock
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02:11PM  CNBCs Cramer: Its time to stop selling Kroger at
Sep-20-16 07:10PM  Cramer: Enough already! Kroger is too low to sell at CNBC
06:41PM  Strong Financial Strength Scores Lead To Increased Value Opportunities
04:02PM  KROGER CO Files SEC form 10-Q, Quarterly Report
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11:00AM  Kroger Doesn't Whet My Appetite
Sep-19-16 05:32PM  Giant Killer Lidl to Open Grocery Stores in US
05:09PM  5 Must-See Quotes From Kroger's Conference Call at Motley Fool
Sep-17-16 10:06AM  Kroger Is Still Ahead Of The Game, Despite Its 25% Tumble
Sep-16-16 11:21AM  CEOs say consumers are less confident
Sep-15-16 03:10PM  52-Week Company Lows
01:59PM  Is Now a Good Time to Buy Kroger Inc? at Motley Fool
01:30PM  Kroger Board of Directors Declares Quarterly Dividend, Approves Incremental $500 Million Share Repurchase Program PR Newswire
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08:54AM  August Retail Sales Fall 0.3%, Worse Than Expected
Sep-14-16 08:56PM  Ralphs Invites Customers to Savor World Flavor with a Taste of Italy PR Newswire
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09:15AM  Post Earnings Coverage as Kroger Beats Earnings Estimates
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08:04AM  How Wall Street Thinks Investors Should Play Kroger
Sep-13-16 07:57PM  Food Deflation Is Bad News for Restaurants and Supermarkets at Motley Fool
04:04PM  Offshore Drillers Ensco, Noble Energy in Tuesdays 52-Week Low Club at 24/7 Wall St.
02:00PM  Kroger Named to Dow Jones Sustainability Index for Fourth Consecutive Year PR Newswire
12:12PM  Kroger Attractive Long Term, Remains On Goldman's Conviction Buy List
11:04AM  Krogers Not Alone in the Battle against Deflationary Headwinds
10:04AM  Krogers Management Focuses on the Bigger Picture
10:00AM  Murray's Cheese and Kroger Team Members Earn the American Cheese Society's Prestigious Certified Cheese Professional® Credential PR Newswire
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08:05AM  Kroger Cuts Full Fiscal 2017 Outlook amid Deflationary Headwinds
Sep-12-16 06:04PM  This Is Taking a Bite out of Krogers Earnings Growth
05:04PM  Krogers Same-Store Sales Face This Headwind
04:22PM  Target Downgraded; Wal-Mart, Vale, Rio Tinto Upgraded; EA PT Hiked
04:04PM  Kroger, Whole Foods in Mondays 52-Week Low Club at 24/7 Wall St.
02:51PM  Kroger Delivers Earnings Beat for the 11th Time
02:09PM  Whole Foods Stock: What You Need to Know at Motley Fool
02:00PM  Kroger Encourages Shoppers to 'Feed A Childhood' by Donating High-Quality Milk during Hunger Action Month PR Newswire
01:10PM  Kroger (KR) Stock Lower, Price Target Cut at Deutsche Bank
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11:28AM  Argus Reaffirms Buy Rating On Kroger, Thinks Creative Strategies Will Help Drive Market Share
10:00AM  Kroger Celebrates International Cuisines with Taste of Italy PR Newswire
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Sep-11-16 02:00PM  Kroger Stock Has Had a Busy Year
Sep-09-16 06:20PM  Edited Transcript of KR earnings conference call or presentation 9-Sep-16 2:00pm GMT
06:04PM  Key Takeaways from SUPERVALUs Fiscal 2017 Guidance Update
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05:21PM  [$$] Kroger Stock at the Top of The Grocery Food Chain at
04:24PM  Kroger Is Latest To Warn On Food Deflation, Doesn't Fear Wal-Mart
03:49PM  SUPERVALUs Stock Tanks after It Lowers Its Fiscal 2017 Guidance
02:22PM  Food Deflation Is 'Great' For Consumers But 'Terrible News' For Grocery Chains
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12:48PM  Kroger Lowers Its Own Bar at Bloomberg
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12:33PM  [$$] Kroger Cuts Full-Year Outlook Amid Food-Price Slump at The Wall Street Journal
12:25PM  Kroger Co Sales Growth Falls Victim to Lower Grocery Prices at Motley Fool
11:20AM  Kroger cuts sales forecast on falling prices
11:06AM  Kroger (KR) Q2 Earnings Beat, Revenues Miss; View Slashed
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09:21AM  Kroger (KR) Beats Q2 Earnings, Stock Falls on Lowered View
09:19AM  Kroger (KR) CFO Schlotman Discusses Q2 Results
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08:45AM  Why a Kroger Earnings Beat Is Not Enough for Investors at 24/7 Wall St.
08:39AM  CORRECTED: Kroger shares fall after sales miss, cut guidance at MarketWatch
08:17AM  Kroger CFO: We're clearly a penny business
08:09AM  Supermarket operator Kroger's profit falls 11.5 pct
The Kroger Co., together with its subsidiaries, operates as a retailer in the United States. It also manufactures and processes food for sale in its supermarkets. The company operates retail food and drug stores, multi-department stores, jewelry stores, and convenience stores. Its combination food and drug stores offer natural food and organic sections, pharmacies, general merchandise, pet centers, fresh seafood, and organic produce; multi-department stores provide general merchandise items, such as apparel, home fashion and furnishings, outdoor living, electronics, automotive products, toys, and fine jewelry; and price impact warehouse stores offer grocery, and health and beauty care items, as well as meat, dairy, baked goods, and fresh produce items. The company's marketplace stores comprise full-service grocery, pharmacy, health and beauty departments, and perishable goods, as well as general merchandise, including apparel, home goods, and toys. It operates under the banner brands, such as Kroger, Ralphs, Fred Meyer, King Soopers, etc., as well as Simple Truth and Simple Truth Organic brands. As of January 30, 2016, the company operated 2,778 retail food stores, including 1,387 fuel centers; 784 convenience stores; and 323 fine jewelry stores and an online retail store, as well as franchised 78 convenience stores. The Kroger Co. was founded in 1883 and is headquartered in Cincinnati, Ohio.
Insider Trading Relationship Date Transaction Cost #Shares Value ($) #Shares Total SEC Form 4
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